A CALL TO ACTION FOR THE RIGHTZ OF PENNSYLVANIA PRISONERZ

Dear Freedom Fighters: This is an emergency. Think about how you were personally transformed when you first heard Mumia speak either on Prison Radio or live via speaker phone at a meeting. Well the new bill that was passed last week in the PA legislature silencing Mumia and all other PA prisoner voices is an attempt to […]

The Black Record: Why we don’t know how often police kill

  by Rasheed Shabazz In Killing Them Softly, comedian Dave explained how fearful he was to call the police when someone broke into his house. Now why would someone in a free country like America be afraid to call the police to their own home if they were the victim? Although a modest home, the house was too nice, Chappelle joked, “and […]

Politikal Prisonerz and movementz resisting police violence

  Download Podcast On this episode of Political Prisoner Radio, we share updates on several individual cases of political prisoners held in the USofA like Eddie Africa of the Move Family, Sundiata Acoli and Imam Jamil Al-Amin.. We also discussed police brutality in the historical context of the Black power movement of the 50s, 60s, […]

{PSYCHOPATHIC POLICE} If You See Something, Film it Recording Police is Dangerouz but Necessary

Published on Oct 12, 2012 ▀█▀ █▀ █_█ ▀█▀ █▬█ BeKnown http://www.facebook.com/TruthBeKnownR… https://twitter.com/TBKRevolution You can share your police videos to #IYSSFS on Twitter and help stop police corruption. This video was created as an example of the importance of filming the police. Video provides transparency, accountability, and an accurate account of incidents that occur. It […]

Why did you shoot me?

  On Wednesday, Richland County’s chief prosecutor had Groubert arrested and charged with felony assault and battery. KPFA’s Ann Garrison spoke to Kevin Alexander Gray, a South Carolina native and co-editor of “Killing Trayvons: An Anthology of American Violence.” KPFA/Ann Garrison: Kevin, the court released a video of this shooting three days ago, and people […]

Make Police Brutality A Crime In All Jurisdictionz: Sign The Petition Below

Police brutality is not ILLEGAL in most jurisdictions. In other words, police brutality is not a crime in most places around the U.S. Officers are increasingly using excessive force for misdemeanors and simple traffic stops. Others are using deadly force for no justified reasons at all.   The choke hold is legal in most jurisdictions. Policies […]

police brutality against black and brown people we’re in thiz together

Native people are the most loving people in the world. And it makes sense—so many of us have seen this movie before. We got our own problems, right?  Still, ever since the Michael Brown tragedy in Ferguson, Missouri, I’ve received hundreds of Facebook messages and emails—Native people understanding the connection between black folks’ interaction with […]

Can We Talk About How Black Women Are Treated az Threatz, Too?

We tend to focus on the consequences of stereotypes about men, but black women are victims of racialized violence as well. Understanding this is a matter of life and death By: Josie Pickens A girl holds a sign on Aug. 21, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo., as she protests the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by […]

Dallas: armed demo in solidarity with Ferguson

Taking advantage of Texas’ open carry law, a gun club named after one of the founders of the Black Panther Party marched in Dallas on Wednesday to protest against police brutality, KTXA-TV reported. Around two dozen members of the Huey P. Newton Gun Club carried rifles and red, black and green flags as they marched […]

Ferguson Exposez Amerika’z Enduring Legacy of White Bigotry

By Bill Boyarsky Shutterstock At the heart of what’s happening in Ferguson, Mo., is an unbridgeable racial divide that has prevented too many whites from looking at African-Americans as human beings. The racial divide is not exclusively between black and white. As a resident of Los Angeles and a journalist working here, I experience life […]